Privacy advocates have long called for a federal privacy law and it’s coming…in the mean time, experts say complying with the CCPA will lay the groundwork for future compliance with a federal law.

Like revelers packing Times Square on New Year’s Eve waiting for the ball to drop, a close teeming crowd of organizations spent the waning moments of 2019 – with both trepidation and excitement – ringing in the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), one of the strongest state laws safeguarding privacy and whose underlying tenets might eventually serve as the basis of federal privacy legislation. 

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